Student Travel Grants

Student Travel Grants

We are pleased to offer travel grants to students interested in attending the 2019 University of Minnesota Plant Breeding Symposium! 

To be considered for a travel grant you must be willing to give a 10 minute talk and/or a poster presentation.  The committee will decide which abstracts are selected for talks, and which abstracts are selected for poster presentations.

Please complete the Presentation Application Form to be considered. 

Please note these specific points as you complete your application:


  • Application Deadline: January 25
  • Travel Grant Amount: upto $500, based on your travel distance
  • Award Notification: TBD via email
  • Symposium Date:  Workshop- March 28th, Symposium- March 29th (Please plan on attending both events)

Hotel accommodations will be made for travel grant awardees by the committee at location TBD.